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a parish, partly in the barony of Fassadining,
county of Kilkenny, but chiefly in that of Upper Ossory, Queen's county,
and province of Leinster, 1 3/4 mile (S. by W.) from Ballynakill, on
the road to Durrow; containing 795 inhabitants, and comprising 1942 statute
acres, as applotted under the tithe act. It is a rectory, in the diocese of
Ossory, forming part of the union of Attanagh. In the R. C. divisions it is
part of the union or district of Ballyragget. About 30 children are educated
in a private school.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Rosconnell, diocese of Ossory and Leighlin. RC Parish: Ballyragget.
Earliest Records: b. 1801; m. Apr 1856.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC
parish parish period number
Rosconnell Ballyragget 1856-1880 0979702
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 18 Apr 1999
Parish Townland Acres Diocese
Rosconnell Castlemarket 665 Ossory
Rosconnell Earlsgarden 47 Ossory
Rosconnell Loughill 48 Ossory
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